Saturday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Merimbula. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres inshore. Sunday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Merimbula early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending easterly below 1 metre during the afternoon, then tending southeasterly 1/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Green Cape.Issued Sat 22:03 EDT
01:05 EDT A spectacular storm hit parts of South East Queensland in the closing hours of voting in the state election.